Koningsdag

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EtymologyEdit

From koning (king) +‎ -s- +‎ dag (day), thus “King's Day”.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkoːnɪŋsˌdɑx/
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  • Hyphenation: Ko‧nings‧dag

NounEdit

Koningsdag m (plural Koningsdagen, diminutive Koningsdagje n)

  1. A national holiday in the Netherlands, occurring on April 27th (or April 26th, if it would otherwise fall on a Sunday) as an official celebration of its current king's birthday.

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